Santa Clara University

Psychology department

Advising and Resources

We are happy to have a dedicated staff to help you with your advising needs. Services we offer include general academic course planning, information about how to check your transcript on e-campus, completing pre-graduation evaluations and petitions to graduate, and facilitating mandatory Spring advising.


Peer Advising Hours:  Mon - 1:00-4:00pm, Wed- 12:30pm -2:00pm & Friday from 12:00pm-2:00pm

Advising Coordinator Lisa Osteraas' Hours: Tuesdays - 1:15pm -5:15pm  and Wednesday - 8:30am-12:30pm and by appointment. 


Location:  Alumni Science 214

Contact Information:  psychstudentadvisors@scu.edu or  Lisa Osteraas at losteraas@scu.edu

Course Checksheets

Below are examples of course plans for psychology students. You can view them online by clicking the link or download them as a PDF to keep for your files.

Faculty Advising

See ecampus for your assigned advisor. You can e-mail your advisor by finding their information on the faculty page.

Internships

Internships allows students to gain valuable insight into psychology related careers. Below are links to help students get involved in internships.

Research opportunities

Many SCU psychology students participate in helping faculty conduct research. Below are links to information about research opportunities. We also encourage students to check out interdisciplinary research opportunities outside of the psychology depart.